Definitions for ereɛər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ereɛər(prep.; conj.)

  1. before.

Origin of ere:

bef. 900; ME; OE ǣr, ēr (c. OFris, OS, OHG ēr), comp. of ār soon, early, c. ON ār, Go air. Cf. erst , early


  1. ere(Noun)


  2. ere(Interjection)

    used for emphasis at the beginning of a sentence when expressing an opinion or want.

    u2019Ere, why don't we get some cigarettes?

  3. Origin: Old English ǣr. (adverb, conjunction, & preposition), from airiz comparative of air, from ayer- (compare Avestan 0B000B2B0B000B2D, Gk. ἠέριος, see also era). The adverb erstwhile retains the Old English superlative ærest.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ere(adverb)

    before; sooner than

  2. Ere(adverb)

    rather than

  3. Ere(verb)

    to plow. [Obs.] See Ear, v. t

Anagrams of ere

  1. e'er

Translations for ere

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(of colours etc) brilliant; very bright

The door was painted a vivid yellow; The trees were vivid in their autumn colours.

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